Punishing the poor

More fuckwittery from the Bush administration regarding reproductive health aid to Africa.

In some parts of Africa, a woman now has a 1-in-10 risk of dying in childbirth. The idea that U.S. policy may increase that toll is infuriating.

via Echidne, pointing out that even after the election in November Bush will still have a few months of lame duckery in which he can perpetrate untold harm.

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